10 Great Places to Drink Rum Around the USBy Jenny Miller | August 14, 2013 By Jenny Miller | August 14, 2013
It took a tiki boom a few years back to put rum back in our tippling consciousness, but now that it's caught the attention of serious drinks folks, the spirit is here to stay. What better booze to lace a shareable punch or offer a buzz for guaranteed tropical good times? There are hundreds of varieties of the sugar-based liquor available these days, including light rums (best for cocktails) and more serious dark rums, ideal for sipping or mixing. Whether you like mojitos, daiquiris or something more tiki-tastic, below are a few of the best places around the country to sample the original swashbuckling spirit, just in time for National Rum Day (this Friday).